Reducit-ZS is a speciality product for discharge printing. It is particularly used for white discharge and white discharge-resist prints on wool, silk, nylon, polyester and other synthetic fibres. It also has application in high-solvent pigment discharge printing. Reducit-ZS helps in shrink-proofing of wool. Reducit-ZS is also reduction clearing agent in powder form, suitable for removing unfixed disperse dyes from dyeings and prints on polyester in acidic medium. It is applied in cooling dyebath in acidic medium. Reducit-ZS can be used as wool bleaching agent in acidic medium causing minimum damage to wool.
||Easy to handle
|Discharge effect in printing
|Can be added in cooling acid dyebath to remove speciality dye
||Shortens process time reduces cost and lessens water and energy consumption
Alkalifying the bath or preparing a fresh post-clearing bath is not necessary
Also re-acidify the polyester subsequent to alkaline after treatment is not necessary
|pH of 1% solution||5 +/- 1
|Miscibility||Miscible with water
|Stability||Compatible with nonionic, anionic & cationic products
|Compatibility||Stable to dilute acids and unstable to dilute alkalies
1. Discharge Printing:
Reducit-ZS is used 12-20% for discharge printing depending on the depth of shade.
2. Reduction Clearing:
It is highly effective in a cooling, acid dye bath. The pH of the bath should be 4.5-5 (The pH should not be lower than 4.5)
For medium shade
||0.5 - 1% o.w.f.
For dark shade
After dyeing, treat for 10 - 20 mins at 70-80 deg.C, then rinse hot and cold.
Instructions For Dilution
Reducit-ZS is to be used as such and no dilution required.
Storage: Store in cool, ventilated shed away from heat and direct sunlight. Storage temperature should not exceed 35 deg C.Close lids firmly to avoid contact with air and moisture.
Shelf Life: 9 months from the date of manufacturing, if stored under controlled conditions.
The above information is given in good faith and is without warranty